J 0006/05 () of 17.10.2005

European Case Law Identifier: ECLI:EP:BA:2005:J000605.20051017
Date of decision: 17 October 2005
Case number: J 0006/05
Application number: 04100377.3
IPC class: E03F 5/22
Language of proceedings: EN
Distribution: B
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Decision text in EN (PDF, 71.688K)
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Bibliographic information is available in: EN
Versions: Unpublished
Title of application: Method of pumping wastewater, and wastewater pump
Applicant name: Uponor Innovation AB
Opponent name: -
Board: 3.1.01
Headnote: -
Relevant legal provisions:
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 14(1)
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 14(2)
European Patent Convention 1973 Art 80(d)
Paris Convention Art 2(2)
Keywords: Application documents in language of a Contracting State other than English, French or German; further requirements of Article 14(2) EPC met (no)
According a filing date (no)

Until the Revised EPC 2000 enters into force, an application filed in an official language of a Contracting State other than English, French or German, e.g. in the Finnish language, does not produce the result provided for in Article 80 EPC, i.e. no date of filing is attributed, if the other conditions provided for in Article 14(2) EPC, namely the applicant having its residence or principal place of business within the territory or being a national of that (same) Contracting State (here: Finland), are not fulfilled.

Cited decisions:
J 0015/98
J 0009/01
Citing decisions:
J 0005/05
T 2473/12

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